Review: Liam Gallagher’s Solo Album
A Guide to Berlin
By James Holcombe As You Were – Is Liam finally out of Noel’s shadow? When Liam Gallagher released his solo album last month, not even he could have expected how fast it would sell. By the end of the week it was number one in the UK and had outsold the rest of the top […]
Review: Gregory Porter’s Tribute Album to Nat King Cole
By Fiona Paterson So, you’re looking for a destination for your next quick getaway? Look no further than Berlin, Germany. Historic yet modern; good value and glamorous; bustling but serene. Berlin has something for everyone and all budgets, all-year round. But with so much to see, where do you start? Here’s a quick guide to […]
Tips for Exploring South East Asia
By Gareth Thomas Regarding his influences, Gregory Porter says “It’s only natural that I go to the root of my inspiration and where I come from. And that root would be my mother and gospel music and Nat King Cole”. As a result of this, Porter’s latest album, Nat “King” Cole and Me, is a […]
What did the 2017 Political Party Conferences mean for students?
Thinking about heading to South East Asia for your next trip? Here are some travel and budget tips from students who have been there (and got a t-shirt). By Fiona Paterson Travelling far afield doesn’t have to come with the burden of an empty wallet – even the price-tag on your flight can be shaved […]
Autumn Term Shows Underway!
By Jessica Reid 2017 political party conferences: what’s it all about? Every year, the UK political parties leave Westminster for a couple of days and set up home by the beach or in big cities around the UK. Not only is it an important time for political parties to come together and decide on their […]
Find us at the Fresher’s Fairs!
We’re all set! The schedule is packed out with our fantastic returning presenters and some fresh new talent for you! Covering a variety of music genres and themes, there’s something for everyone this term! New for this academic year is our AfterDark slot – Junction11’s own watershed – where music and genres typically overlooked due […]
Backstage @ Reading Festival 2017
With just one week to go before freshers week and when all the fairs get truly underway, don’t forget to swing by the Junction11 Radio stand to find out more about the station and all the different ways you can get involved with us: presenting, production, news, broadcast journalism, tech, marketing or even just sharing […]
Welcome to News @ Junction11
This summer, the University of Reading teamed up with Festival Republic to take 8 students backstage at Reading Festival 2017 for all-access press, social media and photography internships and I (Fiona) was lucky enough to make it on the team! With a base in the press tent within the guest area, the task was […]
How to get involved with news! Hello! I’m Fiona, your Head of News for 2017/18 and I’m really excited about the news potential for the station this academic year! Do you ever listen to the breakfast or rush hour radio in the car and listen to the clean cut news updates every 15 minutes? I’m […]